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Financial Accountability

June 8, 2010

Family Friendly Radio Accredited by National Financial Accountability Organization

CARLINVILLE, IL –The Evangelical Council for Financial Accountability (ECFA) announced today the accreditation of Family Friendly Radio also known as Illinois Bible Institute and New Life Media of Carlinville, IL.

ECFA accreditation is based on the ECFA Seven Standards of Responsible Stewardship™, including financial accountability, transparency, sound board governance and ethical fund-raising.

Family Friendly Radio joins a growing number of Christ-centered churches and ministries across America, supported by over 35 million donors that have earned the right to display the ECFA seal. When an organization is accredited by ECFA, it demonstrates its willingness to follow the model of biblical accountability.

“We are pleased to include in our membership a ministry committed to helping people connect with God through radio and associated events,” said Dan Busby, president of ECFA.

Founded in 1973, Family Friendly Radio ( is a radio station that is safe for the whole family by playing music that is encouraging to adults and children alike.

To learn more about Family Friendly Radio and their stewardship opportunities, visit ServantMatch™, ECFA’s program that matches God’s servants with the stewardship options of ECFA members based on ministry sectors and categories. It is ECFA’s newest online feature that allows you to quickly and easily find giving opportunities.

ECFA, founded in 1979, provides accreditation to leading Christian nonprofit organizations that faithfully demonstrate compliance with the ECFA Standards pertaining to financial accountability, fundraising and board governance. For more information about ECFA, including information about accreditation and a listing of ECFA-accredited members, visit or call 1-800-323-9473.